Per 6 and 8 HW (Course 2)

 

Any questions email at
KAscone@darienps.org or JConrad@darienps.org.

Mon October 27 - Review Chapter 2 - Practice Test to see how well you prepared!
     *Study for tomorrow's test

Tue October 28 - Chapter 2 Test
     *No homework

Wed October 29 - 3.1 Algebraic Expressions - Day 1 - Plugging in values
     *No homework

Thu October 30 - 3.1 Algebraic Expressions - Day 2 - Simplifying Expressions
     *Correct your test (on a separate sheet of paper) if you scored below an 80. Use your white memory sheet to help you with fraction operations!! Corrections are due tomorrow and can help you earn back points!

Fri October 31 - Happy Halloween! - 3.1 Algebraic Expressions - Day 3 - Simplifying Cont.


 


Mon October 20 - Rational Number Story Problems (Cont.) - Editing and Revising
     *Do your own drawings IN PENCIL, unless you are sure you're ready to use colors.

Tue October 21 - SWPCA Trip
     *Your story problems are due tomorrow

Wed October 22 - PEMDAS Problems + Finding the mean
     *Finish salmon/golden sheet problems #4 and 5 (if not done in class)
     *Finish coloring your story problems (if not done in class)

Thu October 23 - Word Problems

Fri October 24 -  Review 2.1 - 2.4 - Chapter 2 Test on Tue, Oct 28th
     * Come up with and solve 12 problems total from the guidelines below
             1 changing fractions to decimals
             1 changing decimals to fractions
             1 comparing problem (<, >, =)
             1 ordering problem
             2 adding rational numbers
             2 subtracting rational numbers
             1 PEMDAS
             1 Finding the mean
             2 Multiplication or division rational numbers
      *Using pg 71 is an excellent resource for this!!!

 


Mon October 13 - No School

Tue October 14 - Review 2.1 to 2.3
      *Correct review sheet and study
      *Topics: 
         2.1 Rational Numbers
            - Changing fractions to decimals
            - Changing decimals to fractions
            - Ordering rational numbers from least to greatest
         2.2 Adding Rational Numbers
            - Same sign: Add, keep the sign
            - Diff sign: Sub, keep the sign of the number you have more of (the
               higher absolute value)
         2.3 Subtracting Rational Numbers
            - KCC when negatives involved, then use addition rules.

Wed October 15 - Quiz 2.1 to 2.3
     *pg 34 #1-10

Thu October 16 - 2.4 Multiplying and Dividing Rational Numbers
     *pg 68 #11-29 odd

Fri October 17 - Rational Numbers Story Problems
      *Finish your rational numbers story problems - make sure you have one story problem for each example (4 total) and have all solved all 4 problems
      *We will do the drawings on Monday, do not draw this weekend!

 


Mon October 6 - 2.1 Rational Numbers (Cont.)
     *pg 48 #20-33

Tue October 7 -  2.2 Adding Rational Numbers
      *pg 54 #4-6

Wed October 8 - 2.2 Adding Rational Numbers
      *Finish classwork - pg 54 #7-17, 20-24

Thu October 9 - 2.3 Subtracting Rational Numbers
      *pg 62 #3-11 odd (Check odd answers online)
 
Fri October 10 - Review 2.1 to 2.3 (Quiz on 2.1 to 2.3 - Wednesday, October 15th)
     
*Finish classwork pg 57 #1-17 all, pg 70 #1-6, 15, 16
 

 


Mon September 29 - 1.5 Dividing Integers
     *pg 32 #8-25 all
     *Come in tomorrow to work on fractions for the next skills check

Fractions Morning Help Day
Tue September 30 - Integer PEMDAS Problems 
      *Come in tomorrow to work on decimals for the next skills check
      *Finish #1-17 on review sheet Chapter 1 (blue)

Decimals Morning Help Day
Wed October 1 - Review Chapter 1
      *Finish study guide (blue) and CORRECT wrong answers
      *Correct your quiz and get it signed

Thu October 2 -  Chapter 1 Test
     *Study for tomorrow's skills check, if you need to re-take it. Please come at 7:20 to Room 263. Use the white sheet of paper with the rules to review!

3rd Try at Skills Check
Fri October 3 - 2.1 Rational Numbers
       *pg 48 #11-19 all
 


Mon September 22 - 1.4 Multiplying Integers
      *pg 26 #8-23
      *Happy Birthday Perrin and Emma and "Joen"!

Tue September 23 - Finish 1.4, Review 1.1 to 1.4
      *Complete the "self-graded" quiz. I'll show you how to get there.

Wed September 24- Review 1.1 to 1.4
     *Study for Friday's quiz
Topics
1.1 Integers
- Definition of integer, absolute value, ordering and comparing
1.2 Adding Integers
- Same sign: Add them together, keep the sign
- Different sign: Subtract them, keep the sign of the number that's farther
from zero
1.3 Subtracting Integers
- Use KCC when subtracting and there is a negative
1.4 Multiplying Integers


Thu September 25- Rosh Hashanah (No School)

Fri September 26 - 1.1 to 1.4 Quiz
     *Do skills check corrections and fill out a checklist for yourself of the topics you still need to work on. Staple your papers in this order: 
   1. Skills checklist in the top left corner
   2. Corrections to your skills check
   3. Skills check with your score on it
     *You will get some practice worksheets, websites, and days to come in and work with Mr. Conrad and Mrs. Ascone on Monday!
 

Mon September 15 - Benchmark #1

Tue September 16 - Long Island Sound (No class)

Wed September 17 - Benchmark #2/ Review Adding Integers/ Start Subtracting Integer
     *Big Ideas book pg 12 #34-39 (show all work) 
     *Create 4 story problems for subtracting integers

Thu September 18 - Subtracting Integers 
      *pg 18 #16-19, 27-29, 33-39

Fri September 19 - Graded Assignment on Adding/Subtracting Integers
     *No homework
 

Mon September 8 - Correct Skills Check

Tue September 9 - 1.1 Integers
     *pg 6 #5-35 odd

Wed September 10 - 1.2 Adding Integers
     *pg 12 #8-16 all
     *Practice for Friday! Use "Skills Review Handbook" topics 5-9
             (you can check your answers, they are all right there!)

Thu September 11 - 1.2 Adding Integers
     *pg 12 #17-26 all, 34, 35 (Check odds)

Fri September 12- 2nd try at skills check
     *No homework

 


Mon September 1 - No School


Tue September 2 - Decimal Operations
     *Adding decimals 
     *Subtracting decimals
     *Multiplying decimals
     *Dividing decimals
     *Multiplying and Dividing by powers of 10 

Wed September 3 - Review Fraction and Decimal Operations
      *Finish the blue sheet from class on dividing and multiplying decimals
      *Remember, skills check 1 is on Friday! You can do extra practice using this link, pages 53 to 105.

Thu September 4 - Review Fraction and Decimal Operations
     *Remember, skills check 1 is on Friday! You can do extra practice using this link, pages 53 to 105.
      *If you do more than 10 problems, show the work, and check your answers, you earn a FREE HOMEWORK NIGHT!

Fri September 5 -  Skills Check 1
 

Monday August 26: Welcome to 7th grade!
     *Get your supplies - try to have them in by Tuesday of next week

Tuesday August 27: Fraction Review - Adding and Subtracting
     *Blue packet #10-15

Wednesday August 28: Fraction Review - Multiplying and Dividing
     *Blue packet #16-21

Thursday August 29: Logging into big ideas and exploring the site - Dividing Fractions
     *Don't forget to bring in your two items for homeroom!
     *Wear sneakers
     *Wear blue
     *Bring water
     *You will still have specials!

Friday August 30: Team Day